Castlevania is an American adult animated web television series based on the Japanese video games Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse and Castlevania: Curse of Darkness by Konami.
A television program is a segment of content intended for broadcast on over-the-air, cable television, or Internet television, other than a commercial, trailer, or any other segment of content not serving as attraction for viewership.
Konami Holdings Corporation, commonly referred to as Konami, is a Japanese entertainment and gaming conglomerate.
Castlevania: Curse of Darkness action adventure game developed by Konami for the PlayStation 2 and Xbox.
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The series follows Trevor Belmont, who defends the nation of Wallachia from Dracula and his minions.
Wallachia or Walachia is a historical and geographical region of Romania.
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The series was originally planned as a film, developed by producer Kevin Kolde and his company Project 51.
Kolde had a contract for a script with writer Warren Ellis in 2007; the project entered development h*ll until about 2015, when Adi Shankar boarded the project and it was picked up by streaming service Netflix.
Adi Shankar is an Indian-American film producer, YouTube personality, and occasional actor, who is best known for Dredd, Castlevania, and his "Bootleg Universe" One-Shot series of unauthorized pop culture satire films which include The Punisher: Dirty Laundry, Venom: Truth in Journalism, and Power/Rangers.
Powerhouse Animation Studios joined the team and production commenced.
Its art style is heavily influenced by Japanese anime and Ayami Kojima's artwork in Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, with the production team including staff members who worked in the Japanese anime industry.
Castlevania: Symphony of the Night is a platform-adventure action role-playing game developed and published by Konami in 1997 for the PlayStation.
The series premiered on Netflix on July 7, 2017, and was renewed for an expanded second season of eight episodes on the same day; the second season premiered on October 26, 2018.
A ten-episode third season has been greenlit by Netflix.